|Molecular Weight: ||165.2|
|CAS No.: ||94-09-7|
Benzocaine is a white or almost white, crystalline powder or colourless crystals. It is very slightly soluble in water, freely soluble in ethanol (96 per cent).
Benzocaine is a local anesthetic that can be used for itching and pain relief such as wounds, ulcers and acne. Also used as UV absorber, mainly used in sunscreen and tanning cosmetics
|Appearance||White or almost white, crystalline powder or colourless crystals.|
|Melting range||89 °C to 92 °C|
|Appearance of solution||Meets the requirements.|
|Acidity or alkalinity||Meets the requirements.|
|Loss on drying||≤0.5%|
|Sulfated ash ||≤0.1%|
|Assay||99.0% - 101.0%|
Packing and Storage
Preserve in well-closed, light-resistant container.